trying to set up open access point with hostapd on ath5k

GregNorc gregnorc at gmail.com
Fri Aug 28 14:20:00 EDT 2009


I think. Anyways, I upgraded the kernel to 2.6.30.5-32 and still get
the same error :/

On Fri, Aug 28, 2009 at 2:00 PM, Jouni Malinen<j at w1.fi> wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 28, 2009 at 11:30:48AM -0400, GregNorc wrote:
>> So, I'm trying to set up an Eee 4G as a wireless ap, using hostapd 0.6.9
>>
>> It's running FC11 (kernel is 2.6.29-167).
>
> Are you sure that ath5k in that kernel supports AP mode? This was
> enabled quite recently and based on a quick check, it looks like the
> patch went in only after 2.6.29 had been released.
>
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